What Happened on November 30, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 9th Davis Cup: Australasia beats USA in Sydney (5-0)
  • The British House of Lords rejects the 'People's Budget' prepared by David Lloyd George, which tried to shift the tax burden to the wealthy. This led to the Parliament Act intended to stop the unelected house overruling the will of the elected house.

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Nighthawk, American musician (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/translator, dies at 53 [NS=Dec 13]